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Urban slum annnouncement

Monash awarded grant to lead global slum revitalisation research

A global charitable foundation has awarded an AUD $14 million grant to an international research consortium led by Monash University. The announcement was made today by the Hon. Josh Frydenberg MP, Minister for the Environment and Energy.

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Rebekah Brown

Water-sensitive innovations to transform health of slums and environment

Polluted water and inadequate water supply, sanitation and hygiene cause around 80 per cent of diseases and one in four deaths in developing countries. The world is recognising that existing strategies simply aren’t working.

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MSDI launch

Addressing global challenges: Monash Sustainable Development Institute launches

From ending poverty and protecting the planet, to gender equality and creating sustainable cities and communities, the Monash Sustainable Development Institute (MSDI), launched today, will focus on finding answers to these and other significant ....

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Professor Brown introduced the Water Sensitive Cities approach and how it improves the liveability and resilience of cities facing challenges such as climate change and rapid population growth.

MSI Director presents Sir John Monash Lecture

Director of the Monash Sustainability Institute, Professor Rebekah Brown, has delivered the prestigious Sir John Monash Lecture at the Monash University Malaysia campus. The Sir John Monash Lecture Series aims...

Professor Brown introduced the Water Sensitive Cities approach and how it improves the liveability and resilience of cities facing challenges such as climate change and rapid population growth.

MSI Director presents Sir John Monash Lecture

Director of the Monash Sustainability Institute, Professor Rebekah Brown, has delivered the prestigious Sir John Monash Lecture at the Monash University Malaysia campus. The Sir John Monash Lecture Series aims...

Graduate researchers prepare for fieldwork in Asian cities.

Accelerating Asian urban water management

Monash hosted a showcase event last week to share research by the Water and Sustainability in Asia Graduate Research Interdisciplinary Program (GRIP). Led by Professors Ana Deletic and Rebekah Brown,...

Graduate researchers prepare for fieldwork in Asian cities.

Accelerating Asian urban water management

Monash hosted a showcase event last week to share research by the Water and Sustainability in Asia Graduate Research Interdisciplinary Program (GRIP). Led by Professors Ana Deletic and Rebekah Brown,...

Marc Purcell - Executive Director, ACFID; Senator Anne Urquhart; Chris Woodthorpe - Director, United Nations Information Centre; Melissa Parke MP; Richard Marles MP; Professor Rebekah Brown - Director, Monash Sustainability Institute; Dr Julia Newton

Monash Sustainability Institute Director addresses Parliamentary Breakfast

On Tuesday 15 September Professor Rebekah Brown, Director of the Monash Sustainability Institute, joined Members of Parliament and their staff, representatives from the diplomatic community, staff and volunteers from ACFID...